Sentence Examples


  • Against his private character not even calumny has breathed a reproach.
  • Although now extremely unpopular, the Rolands remained in Paris, suffering abuse and calumny, especially from Marat.
  • But this atom, only grazed by calumny, has already been restored to him by posterity, for he died poor, having been the first to suffer by the disaster to his illusions.
  • There is absolutely nothing to support the calumny, which has often been repeated since.
  • Manson, The Salvation Army and the Public (1906; 3rd ed., 1908); Salvation Army Headquarters, A Calumny Refuted: A Reply to the Unfounded Charges of Sweating, &c. (1908); United Workers' AntiSweating Committee, Salvation Army Sweating: A Reply to the Mis-statements of General Booth and his Officials (1908; 2nd ed., 1910); Reports of the Trades Union Congress (1907 to 1910).

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